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Estonia: The six qualifiers from Eesti Laul Semi-final One have been decided!

The songs in Eesti Laul were the first to break in the 2020 season, as they were released back on November 30th, 2019, but the first semi final did not take place until tonight. For reference, the songs for Festivali i Këngës 58 were not released until December 9th despite being the first national selection to take place. Tonight, 12 …

Youtuber NikkieTutorials joins the presenting team in Rotterdam

Today Eurovision fans and Dutch natives alike were surprised by an unexpected announcement that NikkieTutorials (Nikkie de Jager) would not only be present in Rotterdam, but would also be an online presenter for the contest. According to the official press release, Nikkie will be recording a special YouTube series backstage with the Eurovision artists, will be reporting live from the …

Latvia Calling: Samanta Tīna is going to Rotterdam!

This year the Latvian broadcaster decided to cut back on the Supernova format, removing the multi-week process for a live audition round and a live final. Tonight the nine hopefuls took to the stage in order to grab a spot in Rotterdam. The acts competing were: Seleste – “Like Me” DRIKSNA – “Stay” Katrīna Bindere – “I Will Break Your …

Finland: The six artists for UMK 2020 have been announced!

This afternoon the Finnish broadcaster YLE released the list of artists participating in the 2020 edition of Uuden Musiikin Kilpailu or UMK for short. This will be the first time since 2017 that multiple acts will be competing, as the 2018 and 2019 editions were used to select a song and not an artist. However one thing will be remaining …

Denmark: Hosts for DMGP 2020 announced

2020 will mark a special edition of Dansk Melodi Grand Prix, since this time, it will be the 50th edition of the Danish national selection and with that, DR (Denmark’s national broadcaster) has finally revealed some more details earlier today, despite being very silent this year. Dansk Melodi Grand Prix 2020! Long ago, it was announced that the Danish national …

Rotterdam: Open up to our new stage

Moments ago the official Eurovision website presented the new stage design, and it is no surprise that the stage was designed by Eurovision familiar Florian Wieder. When talking about the design, he stated that the stage presents a connection between the sky, the sea, and the land. Wieder also mentioned that the stage design was inspired by the canals and …

ESC 2020: Artwork has been revealed!

This morning, as the small pieces are slowly coming together, the EBU and the Dutch broadcasters has now officially revealed the artwork for the upcoming contest in Rotterdam, which will salute all of the participating countries. What we know right now! After an intense battle between cities across The Netherlands earlier this year, it was revealed to the public that …

Eurovision 2020: EBU releases list of countries participating in Rotterdam among other information

This morning the EBU confirmed the number of countries that will be present in Rotterdam, and also confirmed what Eurovision fans had been speculating all along: Hungary and Montenegro have decided to withdraw from the contest for 2020. While we are always sad to see a Eurovision country leave the contest, we deeply hope that their absence will only be …

“Open Up” – Eurovision 2020 theme and slogan revealed!

The European Broadcasting Union (EBU) announced today that “Open Up” will be the official theme and slogan of Eurovision 2020, to be held in Rotterdam, the Netherlands, in May 2020. “The slogan ‘Open Up’ is intentionally incomplete,” said Sietse Bakker, the executive producer of Eurovision 2020. “Open up to each other. Open up to music. Open up to Rotterdam. Open …

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